Getting any vacation time a few months after the summer season ends and several months before Christmas may seem unlikely, especially as work and school will have gone full steam ahead by now. But sometimes, a day is all you need to rid yourself of the urge to travel--you can take a "daycation." Several resorts in destinations near the Metro have special day trip rates and packages for those who are looking to spend their day off out of town. Here are some of them:
Acuatico Resort & Hotel in San Juan, Batangas is a leisure resort that has villa rooms meant for overnight accommodations, but they offer day tours that include lunch and use of the resort's watersports facilities.
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Fishing can be a very relaxing activity, and there are places that offer fishing activities. Fisher's Eco Farm Paradise Resort in Dasmariñas, Cavite has a fishing lagoon on the premises, as well as horseback riding facilities and a swimming pool.
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Hidden Valley Springs Resort in Alaminos, Laguna has a number of natural spring pools, great for a quick relaxation session. The resort has day trip packages (the Lunch Package and the Dinner Package) that include welcome drinks, merienda, a buffet meal, and use of the resort's facilities.
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Club Manila East in Taytay, Rizal is a family-friendly resort that has facilities like swimming pools, waterfalls, kayaks and surfbikes. The resort has special rates for day guests who wish to simply use the resort facilties or stay in one of the rooms or cabanas.
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If you're planning to spend a day out of town with a large group, Anne Raquel's Resort in Olongapo City, Zambales has a day trip package for a minimum of 30 people which is inclusive of food, entrance, shower fees and food corkage, as well as use of the resort's swimming pools and other sports facilities.
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